Project Assistant

Projects Assistant at Clyde Fishermen’s Trust


Clyde Fishermen’s Trust is seeking a motivated and skilled Projects Assistant to join our team. This is an exciting opportunity to work with a growing charity and contribute to the development of coastal communities in the Clyde. The successful candidate will play a key role in the establishment of a new social enterprise, while also assisting with a range of other CFT projects throughout the west coast of Scotland. 

Job Description

The main focus of this role is to assist in the establishment of a new social enterprise. The successful candidate will be responsible for assisting in the planning stages of the new social enterprise including contributing their own ideas into its design, assisting in the completion of a funding application and contributing to partnership working. 

Additionally, the Project Assistant will support the overall activities of Clyde Fishermen’s Trust, including assisting on established projects such as arts and heritage workshops, training programs, festivals and the day to day running of the charity. 

This is a part-time, six-month post, with a negotiable start date. 

The pay for this role is £22 per hour for 15 hours per week to be worked flexibility.

There is potential for the right candidate to be kept on at the end of the post dependant on funding. 

We have a main office at The Briggait in Glasgow, however all of our team currently work remotely, travelling when necessary on a project-by-project basis. 

We are keen to hear from a wide range of applicants from a variety of different backgrounds therefore the following specifications are a guideline only and we will consider any applicant who can demonstrate transferable skills. 

If you are passionate about making a difference to coastal communities we would love to hear from you. Please apply by downloading the Projects Assistant Applicant Pack below and emailing with your CV and a cover letter outlining your suitability for this role no later than midnight on the 11th of April 2023. 


Projects Assistant Applicant Pack

Date posted: January 10, 2023